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  • Iberianism and Crisis

    Iberianism and Crisis
    av Robert Patrick Newcomb

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487502966

    "Iberianism" refers to a minority intellectual current which emerged in Spain and Portugal during the mid-nineteenth century and developed in step with the Iberian Peninsula's successive crises. Iberianism sought to upend the peninsula's political a…

  • Food Matters

    Food Matters
    av Carolyn A. Nadeau

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442637306

    Through an inventive and original engagement with Don Quixote and other Golden Age literature, Carolyn A. Nadeau explores the shifts in Spain's cultural and gastronomic history.

  • Ambiguous Antidotes

    Ambiguous Antidotes
    av Hilaire Kallendorf

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487502133

    Chastity and lust, charity and greed, humility and pride, are but some of the virtues and vices that have been in tension since Prudentius' Psychomachia, written in the fifth century. While there has been widespread agreement within a given culture…

  • The Spanish Arcadia

    The Spanish Arcadia
    av Javier Irigoyen-Garcia

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442647275

    The Spanish Arcadia analyzes the figure of the shepherd in the sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Spanish imaginary, exploring its centrality to the discourses on racial, cultural, and religious identity. Drawing on a wide range of documents, includ…

  • Spaniards in Mauthausen

    Spaniards in Mauthausen
    av Sara J. Brenneis

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501334

    Spaniards in Mauthausen is the first study of the cultural legacy of Spaniards imprisoned and killed during the Second World War in the Nazi concentration camp Mauthausen. By examining narratives about Spanish Mauthausen victims over the past sevent…

  • Spaniards in Mauthausen

    Spaniards in Mauthausen
    av Sara J. Brenneis

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487521318

    Spaniards in Mauthausen is the first study of the cultural legacy of Spaniards imprisoned and killed during the Second World War in the Nazi concentration camp Mauthausen. By examining narratives about Spanish Mauthausen victims over the past sevent…

  • Rocking the Boat

    Rocking the Boat
    av Silvia Bermudez

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442648524

    Silvia Bermudez's fascinating study reveals how Spanish popular music, produced between 1980 and 2013, was the first cultural site to engage in critical debate about ethnicity and race in relation to the immigration patterns that have been changing…

  • Confessional Cinema

    Confessional Cinema
    av Jorge Perez

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501082

    In Confessional Cinema, Jorge Perez analyzes how cinema engaged the shifting role of religion during the last fifteen years of Francisco Franco's dictatorship. Perez interrogates the assumption that after 1957, when the Franco regime recast itself i…

  • Heroic Forms

    Heroic Forms
    av Stephen Rupp

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487522544

    Before he was a writer, Miguel de Cervantes was a soldier. Enlisting in the Spanish infantry in 1570, he fought at the battle of Lepanto, was seized at sea and held captive by Algerian corsairs, and returned to Spain with a deep knowledge of militar…

  • Spanish Female Writers and the Freethinking Press, 1879-1926

    Spanish Female Writers and the Freethinking Press, 1879-1926
    av Christine Arkinstall

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442647657

    Christine Arkinstall's historical and literary study of female freethinking intellectuals in fin-de-siecle Spain examines the contributions of three intellectuals, Amalia Domingo Soler, Angeles Lopez de Ayala, and Belen Sarraga, to the development o…

  • Cultures of the Fragment

    Cultures of the Fragment
    av Heather Bamford

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487502409

    The majority of medieval and sixteenth-century Iberian manuscripts, whether in Latin, Hebrew, Arabic, Spanish, or Aljamiado (Spanish written in Arabic script), contain fragments or are fragments. The term fragment is used to describe not only isolat…

  • Minding Animals in the Old and New Worlds

    Minding Animals in the Old and New Worlds
    av Steven Wagschal

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487503321

    Minding Animals in the Old and New Worlds employs current research in cognitive science and the philosophy of animal cognition to explore how humans have understood non-human animals in the Iberian world, from the Middle Ages through the early moder…

  • Spanish Modernism and the Poetics of Youth

    Spanish Modernism and the Poetics of Youth
    av Leslie J. Harkema

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501969

    In Spanish Modernism and the Poetics of Youth: From Miguel de Unamuno to La Joven Literatura, Leslie J. Harkema analyzes the literature of the modernist period in Spain in light of the emergence of youth culture in the late nineteenth and early twen…

  • Survival Songs

    Survival Songs
    av Stephanie Sieburth

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442644731

    How can a song help the hungry and persecuted to survive? Stephanie Sieburth's Survival Songs explores how a genre of Spanish popular music, the copla, as sung by legendary performer Conchita Piquer, helped Republican sympathizers to survive the Fra…

  • Beyond Sight

    Beyond Sight

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487500030

    Beyond Sight, edited by Ryan D. Giles and Steven Wagschal, explores the ways in which Iberian writers crafted images of both Old and New Worlds using the non-visual senses (hearing, smell, taste, and touch). The contributors argue that the uses of t…

  • Josep Pla

    Josep Pla
    av Joan Resina

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501846

    Josep Pla is Catalonia's foremost twentieth-century prose writer. He witnessed and wrote about some of the twentieth-century's most notable events including the Spanish Civil War and the foundation of the state of Israel. Due to a lack of translatio…

  • Anxieties of Interiority and Dissection in Early Modern Spain

    Anxieties of Interiority and Dissection in Early Modern Spain
    av Enrique Fernandez

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442648869

    Anxieties of Interiority and Dissection in Early Modern Spain brings the study of Europe's "culture of dissection" to the Iberian peninsula, presenting a neglected episode in the development of the modern concept of the self. Enrique Fernandez explo…

  • Garcilaso de la Vega and the Material Culture of Renaissance Europe

    Garcilaso de la Vega and the Material Culture of Renaissance Europe
    av Mary E Barnard

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442647558

    Garcilaso de la Vega and the Material Culture of Renaissance Europe examines the role of cultural objects in the lyric poetry of Garcilaso de la Vega, the premier poet of sixteenth-century Spain. As a pioneer of the "new poetry" of Renaissance Europ…

  • Cognitive Disability Aesthetics

    Cognitive Disability Aesthetics
    av Benjamin Fraser

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487502331

    Cognitive Disability Aesthetics explores the invisibility of cognitive disability in theoretical, historical, social, and cultural contexts. Benjamin Fraser's cutting edge research and analysis signals a second-wave in disability studies that priori…

  • The Epic of Juan Latino

    The Epic of Juan Latino
    av Elizabeth Wright

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442637528

    In The Epic of Juan Latino, Elizabeth R. Wright tells the story of Renaissance Europe's first black poet and his epic poem on the naval battle of Lepanto, Austrias Carmen (The Song of John of Austria). Piecing together the surviving evidence, Wright…

  • Topographies of Fascism

    Topographies of Fascism
    av Nil Santianez

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442645790

    Topographies of Fascism offers the first comprehensive exploration of how Spanish fascist writing - essays, speeches, articles, propaganda materials, poems, novels, and memoirs - represented and created space from the early 1920s until the late 1950…

  • Edging Toward Iberia

    Edging Toward Iberia
    av Jean Dangler

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501235

    Nonmodern Iberia was a fluid space of shifting political kingdoms and culturally diverse communities. Scholars have long used a series of obsolete investigative frameworks such as the Reconquista, along with modern ideas of nation-states, periodizat…

  • Christopher Columbus's Naming in the 'diarios' of the Four Voyages (1492-1504)

    Christopher Columbus's Naming in the 'diarios' of the Four Voyages (1492-1504)
    av Evelina Guzauskyte

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442647466

    In this fascinating book, Evelina Guzauskyte uses the names Columbus gave to places in the Caribbean Basin as a way to examine the complex encounter between Europeans and the native inhabitants. Guzauskyte challenges the common notion that Columbus'…

  • Unruly Women

    Unruly Women
    av Margaret E. Boyle

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442646155

    In the first in-depth study of the interconnected relationships among public theatre, custodial institutions, and women in early modern Spain, Margaret E. Boyle explores the contradictory practices of rehabilitation enacted by women both on and off…

  • Moors Dressed as Moors

    Moors Dressed as Moors
    av Javier Irigoyen-Garcia

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487501600

    In early modern Iberia, Moorish clothing was not merely a cultural remnant from the Islamic period, but an artefact that conditioned discourses of nobility and social preeminence. In Moors Dressed as Moors, Javier Irigoyen-Garc a draws on a wide ran…

  • Inscribed Power

    Inscribed Power
    av Ryan D. Giles

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442646070

    In Inscribed Power, Ryan D. Giles explores the function of amuletic prayers, divine names, and incantation formulas that were inscribed and printed on parchment, paper and other media, and at the same time inserted into classic literary works in Spa…

  • Textual Agency

    Textual Agency
    av Ann M. Gomez-Bravo

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442647206

    Textual Agency examines the massive proliferation of poetic texts in fifteenth-century Spain, focusing on the important yet little-known cancionero poetry - the largest poetic corpus of the European Middle Ages. Ana M. Gomez-Bravo situates this cult…

  • Ficino in Spain

    Ficino in Spain
    av Susan Byrne

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442650565

    As the first translator of Plato's complete works into Latin, the Florentine writer Marsilio Ficino (1433-99) and his blend of Neoplatonic and Hermetic philosophy were fundamental to the intellectual atmosphere of the Renaissance. In Spain, his work…

  • Ghostly Landscapes

    Ghostly Landscapes
    av Patricia M. Keller

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442648883

    In Ghostly Landscapes, Patricia M. Keller analyses the aesthetics of haunting and the relationship between ideology and image production by revisiting twentieth-century Spanish history through the camera's lens. Through its vision she demonstrates h…

  • From Body to Community

    From Body to Community
    av Cristian Berco

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442649620

    Known in early modern Europe by many names - the French Disease, the Bubas, and, eventually, syphilis - the Great Pox was a chronic disease that carried the stigma of sexuality and produced a slow and painful death. The main institution which treate…

  • A New History of Iberian Feminisms

    A New History of Iberian Feminisms

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487520083

    A New History of Iberian Feminisms is both a chronological history and an analytical discussion of feminist thought in the Iberian Peninsula, including Portugal, and the territories of Spain - the Basque Provinces, Catalonia, and Galicia - from the…

  • Lorca in Tune with Falla

    Lorca in Tune with Falla
    av Nelson R. Orringer

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442647299

    Federico Garcia Lorca (1889-1936) is widely regarded as the greatest Spanish poet of the twentieth century; Manuel de Falla (1876-1946) is Spain's most performed composer of the same period. The two were very different - Lorca was gay, liberal, and…